Full time English Teacher in Gifu

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Starting as soon as possible, experienced teacher required for international language school in Godo Town, Gifu prefecture.English Tree is looking for a fun, energetic, passionate, and committed teacher to join our team as our school continues to grow. Teachers who have strong organizational, computer, social media, artistic, or teaching aptitudes among various other talents and interests are encouraged to apply. Early childhood training and/or experience are definite advantages, but enthusiasm and the ability to work unsupervised are the key requirements. Experience with curriculum development is a plus. Japanese language skills are helpful but not necessary, as we do not usually use Japanese in the classroom.We are a small team working in a rewarding environment which values educational programs and children’s well-being over financial gain. We believe that when children have fun while learning, they discover more and learn more deeply and as a result we are successful with our program. Teachers who love to be in a warm environment with challenging but fun lesson planning will thrive in our school. The position is full-time or 40 hours per week. Approximately 30 hours of teaching and 10 hours of non-teaching time (preparation time) per week. Tuesday-Saturday. All school classes finish before 9:00 PM. The position requires at least a one year commitment and contract renewal for excellent teachers is both encouraged and rewarded.We offer:*A fun, relaxed atmosphere.*A multitude of resources and teaching materials to make classes enjoyable and educational.*Set schedule at a single location so that you can get to know your students and your co-workers.* 5-6 weeks of paid vacation as well as paid sick days.*Teacher support, including hands-on training and international/bilingual support staff.*Accommodation assistance available. Please include a cover letter explaining why you are interested in teaching at English Tree. We are looking forward to hearing from you.Interviews will be conducted in-person or via FaceTime, Line, or Skype.